Election 2012

Resolutions incompatible with Democratic Choice

May 7th, 2012 | By

The trials of former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko and members of her government are widely seen as aimed at neutralizing political opponents.  Outrage is understandable since such methods have no place in a democracy. Nor, however, do the logic-defying decisions on the creation of single-mandate electoral districts seen in the Central Election Commission’s Resolution No. 82 from 28 April 2012.